Turkey's Nurol Group has been awarded the first construction package at Jumeirah Village 1 (JV1). The estimated AED 305 million ($83 million) contract covers the development's infrastructure, and includes the installation of services and the internal road network. Bids have also been submitted for a second package covering the construction of the development's villas. The bidders include the local Al-Naboodah Contracting and Nurol.
Located adjacent to Jumeirah Islands, Jumeirah Village is a mixed-use development comprised of at least 5,000 villas and a series of 20-30-storey towers. The development is divided into three sections, JV1, Jumeirah Village 2 (JV2), and Jumeirah Village South (JV3). The local Ghantoot Transport & General Contracting is working on the infrastructure for JV2, and an award is awaited for the infrastructure at JV3. Beirut-based Dar al-Handasah (Shair & Partners) is the consultant for JV1 and JV2, and the UK's Mouchel Parkman is the consultant on JV3.The UK's Currie & Brown is providing project management services for JV1, and the local Limitless is the project manager for JV2 and JV3.Local real estate developer Nakheel is the client (MEED 14:4:06).